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2016 ISMB Symposium

Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 June 2016

The ISMB's 7th Biennial ISMB Symposium will take place on Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 June 2016.
To register for a place, please click on the 'Registration' link below. The deadline for registration is Friday 27 May 2016.

Programme Registration Further information for attendees
 
Programme
   

Wednesday 29 June 2016


09:30
Tea and Coffee upon arrival


09:55
Opening comments 

Professor Geraint Rees, Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences, UCL



Structural Biology Programme
   
10:00

RNA-protein complexes in RNA metabolism: an integrative structural biology
Prof Teresa Carlomagno, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany



10:45
Structural studies of eukaryotic transcription

Dr Alan Cheung, Institute of Structural Biology, London, UK


11:30
15 minute break – Tea and Coffee served in the foyer

 
11:45

Mechanism of action of Tc toxins
Prof Stefan Raunser, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany


12:30
Lunch break (lunch is provided for speakers, but not attendees)



Computational Biology Programme


13:30
Title TBA

Prof Alfonso Valencia, CNIO, Barcelona, Spain
14:15
Chance and necessity: the computational analysis of antibody structure’

Prof Anna Tramontano, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy


15:00
15 minute break (tea & coffee served in the foyer)


Biophysics and Proteomics Programme

15:15
Biochemical methods for protein-lipid networks
Dr Anne-Claude Gavin, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

 
16:00
The power of correlative super-resolution imaging

Dr Aleksandra Radenovic, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
   
16:45

End of the first day


Thursday 30 June 2016

 

Biochemistry and Cell Biology Programme

 
10:00
BAR-domain proteins in a test tube

Prof Patricia Bassereau, Institut Curie, Paris, France

 
10:45
Cellular senescence in regeneration and development: every cloud has a silver lining

Dr Max Yun, Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, London, UK

 
11:30
15 minute break (tea & coffee served in the foyer)

 
11:45
Epigenetic switching: sensing and remembering winter

Prof Caroline Dean, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK

 
12:30
Lunch break (lunch is provided for speakers, but not attendees)

 

Chemical Biology Programme

 
13:30
Systems chemistry: Chemical selection at the origins of life

Dr Matthew Powner, Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, London, UK

 
14:15
Ligand discovery and anti-cancer therapeutics: from the bench to the clinic

Prof Dario Neri, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

 
15:00
Closing comments

Prof Nicholas Keep, Executive Dean, School of Science, Birkbeck College

 

 


 

Previous Symposia

6th ISMB Symposium
17 & 18 June 2014

5th ISMB Symposium
20 & 21 June 2012

4th ISMB Symposium
17 & 18 June 2010

3rd ISMB Symposium
19 & 20 June 2008

2nd ISMB Symposium
19 & 20 June 2006

1st ISMB Symposium
3 & 4 June 2004




 
 
   
     
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